North Carolina A&T vs Georgia Southern

NC A&,T 71, Georgia Southern 65

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STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) - Adrian Powell and Jean Louisme each turned in 23 points as North Carolina A&T put together its first two-game win streak of the year by defeating Georgia Southern 71-65 Saturday night in nonconference action.

Powell added nine rebounds while Louisme's scoring output marked a career high with the Aggies (7-9). Jeremy Underwood added 12 points off the bench, and he, Powell and Louisme combined to shoot 54.8 percent (17 of 31) from the field while the rest of the team shot 18.2 percent (4 of 22).

Powell also had a team-best four of the Aggies' eight steals.

The Eagles' Eric Ferguson scored 22 points and grabbed a season-high 13 rebounds for his second straight double-double and fifth of the season. The junior netted 12 points with 12 rebounds in Georgia Southern's 65-61 loss to Alabama-Birmingham on Wednesday.

Georgia Southern (6-9) shot 35.3 percent (18 of 51) from the field.

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Scoreboard
North Carolina A&T (7-9) «343771
Georgia Southern (6-9)283765

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North Carolina A&T Aggies
A. Powell, F367-128-991323
B. Beckford, F293-63-44039
A. Witter, G-F210-41-37141
J. Louisme, G337-157-950123
L. Middleton, G261-70-02112
J. Underwood, G213-64-622412
R. Buck, G170-11-22041
D. Upchurch, F150-10-02010
D. Behohn-Tolly, F20-10-01000
Total 21-5324-333852171
 39.6%72.7% 
Georgia Southern Eagles
E. Ferguson, F355-1212-15132222
C. Baskerville, F132-42-24046
C. Reed, G372-116-625312
T. Bussey, G344-133-433312
C. Roberts, G263-40-00049
M. Baynham, F201-10-05012
B. Holmes, G160-30-01030
K. Dunnican, F80-10-00010
C. Daniels, G71-20-02012
S. Mike, F40-00-01010
Total 18-5123-2734102365
 35.3%85.2% 
MEAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Morgan St.0-02-1113
N.C. A&T0-02-1168
Md.-E. Shore0-01-173
Beth.-Cook.0-01-2287
Hampton0-01-2320
Delaware St.0-01-3327
N.C. Central0-01-3278
Savannah St.0-01-3294
Norfolk St.0-00-253
Florida A&M0-00-3122
Howard0-00-3324
Coppin St.0-00-4270
S.C. State0-00-4261

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ga. Southern0-03-0205
UT-Arlington0-01-02
Coast. Car.0-02-153
Georgia St.0-02-1294
UL Lafayette0-02-153
App. St.0-02-2340
Troy0-02-2180
Arkansas St.0-01-2279
S. Alabama0-01-2117
UL-Monroe0-01-2123
Little Rock0-00-2330
Texas St.0-00-2294
 
Other games
PITT 62 Final
RUT 67
PUR 61 Final
MIST 84
WAKE 62 Final
DUKE 80
SETON 74 Final
ND 93
OKST 67 Final
KSU 73
UNO 44 Final
BUTL 57
GTOWN 48 Final
MU 49
OHST 55 Final
ILL 74
IAST 66 Final
CREI 79
BUCK 64 Final
MIZZ 66
NCST 78 Final
BC 73
SJU 53 Final
CINCY 52
UTAH 57 Final
ARIZ 60
GONZ 81 Final
SACL 74